Dissertation Planning

Recommended ReadingsGrant, C., & Tomal, D. R. (2013). How to finish and defend your dissertation: Strategies to complete the professional practice doctorate. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield

Doran, G. T. (1981). There’s a SMART way to write management’s goals and objectives. Management Review, 70(11), 35–36.

Dissertation PlanningThe Doctoral Research Coach is an interactive virtual tool that you can use to help you stay on track and complete your dissertation. Eight broad “phases” of the doctoral capstone process are broken down into steps with associated “to-dos” that are presented along with relevant resources (e.g., resources from the CRQ, Library, Writing Center, Academic Skills Center, etc.) at the right time.

Activity InstructionsAccess the Doctoral Coach planning tool and use it to create a preliminary plan for completing the Dissertation.

Day 3: Initial PostPost a summary of your preliminary dissertation plan, along with an analysis of anticipated challenges for this phase and any questions and concerns you may have about it.

That is all the instruction and the work as weii as the recommended readings. It has to be one (1) page and it is due on Wednesday 9pm

The references must be in APA format